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Forests to use DNA fingerprinting for tiger census

As the Karnataka forest department analyses the data gathered during the six-day tiger census conducted in the state in January, various wildlife organisations have chipped in to identify the......

US census bureau to report same-sex couples

In a major policy reversal the US Commerce Department has officially announced that the US Census Bureau would report married same-sex couples in the 2010 census. The National Gay and Lesbian Task......

Scientists quarrel over India's tiger numbers

Have India's tigers increased by 30 per cent in the last four years? Some scientists question the numbers. Rashme Sehgal reports for Rediff.com on the debate. Scientists across the globe are......

'India may have got its tiger success story wrong'

A new study has indicated that methods commonly used in censuses of tigers and other rare wildlife put the accuracy of such surveys in doubt. The study conducted at University of Oxford focused on......

Why India should be worried even though tiger numbers are up

Image: An Indian Royal Bengal tiger at the South Khairbari nature park near Siliguri. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters   'We are rushing to 'develop' without carefully valuing natural......

Amul plans to bring camel milk to the breakfast table

Dairy in Kutch to start processing milk, subject to central food standards body's nod; Gujarat government has already allocated funds; issues include creating a market Soon, Amul camel milk might......

Are states really serious about Digital India plan?

Official websites of some states haven’t been updated for years Does Bihar have only 10 cities with populations of more than 100,000? Is Uttar Pradesh so urbanised that 42.59 per cent of its......

Slum population in India? A whopping 6.55 crore!

The slums have been categorised into three divisions: notified, recognised but not notified and unidentified slums which are neither recognised nor notified. The slum population has increased from......

Decoding the food security legislation

The United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) ambitious National Food Security Bill might soon become reality.  After getting approval from the Lok Sabha, the Bill is headed for the Upper House of......

Attracting new investments in Telangana will not be easy

Investors are unlikely to rush to Telangana until the new leadership of the new state settles down and instills a sense of confidence, say industry players.This rings true more for investors from......

Thiruvannamalai has a lot of masala

Kavithalaya's latest Tamil film, Thiruvannamalai, is directed by Perarasu, the king of masala entertainers. The title, obviously, is in keeping with the director's fad of naming all his films after......

Andhra Pradesh bans Da Vinci

Taking a cue from five other states, the Andhra Pradesh government has imposed a ban on the screening of the controversial film, The Da Vinci Code in the state. The film was slated for release in......

Australia warns of high terror risk during CWG

Australia on Monday warned that there is a "high risk of terror attack" in New Delhi during the Commonwealth Games, while a jittery New Zealand also expressed concerns about the security of its......

Gill gives bizarre reason for increasing doping

India's sports minister M.S.Gill gave a bizarre reason to his cabinet colleagues while responding to increasing number of doping cases. Gill said this is due to India's high standard of detection......
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Legal battle may delay BBMP polls

It appears that the elections to the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike will now be held only after fresh delimitation of the wards in the capital.... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/473892/legal-battle-may-delay-bbmp.html
Supreme Court issues notices to states on captive tuskers

Forest officers rescue an elephant from a waterbody in Alipurduar district of West Bengal (Photo: PTI) New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150425/nation-current-affairs/article/supreme-court-issues-notices-states-captive-tuskers
'Increase in Number of Still Births Matter of Grave Concern for Beti Bachao and Beti Padao Schemes'

SHIMLA: The increase in the number of 'still births' in institutional deliveries and non-availability of data regarding the sex of still-born child... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/nation/Increase-in-Number-of-Still-Births-Matter-of-Grave-Concern-for-Beti-Bachao-and-Beti-Padao-Schemes/2015/04/25/article2781617.ece
New Hampshire Launches Website, Concierge Service & Competition Dedicated to Tech Startups

PRWeb 2015-04-24 Live Free and Start provides resources to support the Granite State's growing tech ecosystem Concord, NH (PRWEB) April 24,... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=396367
Minnesota Arrests Highlight Sheriff Liaison's Challenge

By Ben Kesling MINNEAPOLIS--Abdi Mohamed strode into a coffee shop on a recent morning and took a lap around the place, shaking hands with about... ...

http://in.advfn.com/news_Minnesota-Arrests-Highlight-Sheriff-Liaisons-Challenge_66564782.html

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